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2004 Acura RL 2004 Acura RL

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Engine (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)back to top
Engine Type Aluminum-alloy V-6
Displacement (liters) 3.5
Compression Ratio 9.6:1
Horsepower (SAE net) 225hp @ 5200 rpm
Torque 231 lb.-ft. @ 2800 rpm
Valvetrain 24-Valve, SOHC
Redline 5600 rpm
Fuel System PGM-FI multi-point injection with 3-stage variable induction
Ignition Electronic direct
Emission System LEV
Cooling System Capacity 9.0 U.S. quarts (8.6 liters)
Crankcase Refill Capacity, Including Filter 5.6 U.S. quarts (5.3 liters)
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Transmission (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)back to top
4-Speed Automatic with Grade Logic Control and Lockup Torque Converter
Gear Ratios (:1):
  • 1st: 2.458
  • 2nd: 1.454
  • 3rd: 0.948
  • 4th: 0.652
  • Reverse: 1.88
  • Final drive ratio: 3.133
Drive Front-wheel
Transmission Oil Capacity 3.2 U.S. quarts (3.0 liters)
Chassis (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)back to top
Body Type Unit Body
Suspension, front/rear 4-wheel independent double-wishbone
Stabilizer Bars, diameter 30.0 mm front - 21.0 mm rear
Front Shock Tower Bar
Steering Variable power-assist rack-and-pinion
Turning Circle, Curb to Curb 36.1 ft
Brakes: 4-Wheel Disc Brakes with ABS (front/rear) 11.8" ventilated/11.1" solid
Wheels 16" alloy
Tires P225/55 R16 94V All-Season radials
Seating and Trim (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)back to top
Leather-trimmed seats
Leather-wrapped steering wheel
Driver's 8-way power seat with 2-position memory system
Front passenger's 4-way power seat
Driver's seat power-adjustable lumbar support
Heated front seats
Burled camphor wood trim
Rear-seat center armrest
Locking trunk pass-through
Simulated wood-grain gearshift knob
XM® Satellite Radio
Acura Navigation System with Voice Recognition
Theft-deterrent system with electronic immobilizer
Steering wheel-mounted controls (cruise, audio, voice recognition)
Driver's and passenger's seatback pockets
Dual trip meters
Center console with 12V power port
Carpeted floor mats
Interior Features (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)back to top
Automatic Climate Control System with air-filtration system
Power moonroof with tilt feature and sliding shade
Acura/Bose® Music System with AM/FM stereo cassette,6-disc in-dash CD changer and 10 speakers
Electronic tilt and telescoping steering column with 2-position memory function
Power window key-off feature
Power door locks
Power windows with driver's auto-down/up with auto-reverse
Cruise control
Rear-passenger ventilation controls
HomeLink® system
Dual overhead map lights
Rear-compartment reading lights
Driver's and front passenger's illuminated vanity mirrors
Lighted trunk, driver's side power window switches and ignition switch
Remote trunk and fuel-filler-door releases
Front-door storage compartments
Dual beverage holders (front and rear)
Maintenance interval reminder
Sunglass holder
OnStar® service
Exterior Features (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)back to top
Fog lights
Body-colored front and rear bumpers
Protective body-colored side moldings
Heat-rejecting green-tinted glass
Keyless entry system
Alloy wheels
Galvanized body panels
Splash guards
5-mph bumpers (front and rear)
Adjustable front- and rear-seat headrests
All-around visibility (286.9 degrees)
Auto-on/off headlights
Breakaway inside rearview mirror
Dual front side-impact door beams
Integrated rear glass antenna Safety Features
LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) child-seat mounting system (rear)
Non-protruding switches and controls
Speed-sensing, intermittent windshield wipers
Sun visors with side extensions
Safety Features (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)back to top
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSAR) with traction control
4-wheel, 4-channel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
Driver's and front passenger's airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
Front passenger's dual-stage airbag
Driver's and front passenger's side airbags with front passenger's height and position sensors
3-point adjustable-height seat belts with load limiters and pretensioners (front)
3-point seat belts (rear)
Child-proof rear door locks
Xenon High-Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights
Impact-absorbing crumple zones (front/rear)
Automatic day/night rearview mirror
Collapsible steering column
Impact-absorbing interior surfaces
Center High Mount Stop Light
Rear-window defroster with timer
Front side-window defoggers
Heated, power-operated, body-colored outside mirrors with 2-position memory
Tinted upper windshield
Safety glass
Emergency trunk opener
General Specifications (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)back to top
Recommended Fuel Premium unleaded 91 octane
EPA Estimated Fuel Mileage (city/highway) 18/24 mpg
Fuel Tank Capacity 18.0 U.S. gallons (68 liters)
EPA Passenger Volume 96.2 cu. ft.
EPA Cargo Volume 14.8 cu. ft.
Wheelbase 114.6 in. (2910 mm)
Track (front/rear) 61.0 in. (1550 mm)/60.6 in. (1540 mm)
Overall Length 196.6 in. (4995 mm)
Overall Width 71.6 in. (1820 mm)
Height (unladen) 54.5 in. (1385 mm)
Minimum Ground Clearance 4.9 in. (125 mm)
Curb Weight 3893 lb(1766 kg)
Weight Distribution(% front/rear) 59/41
Headroom (front/rear) 38.8 in. (985 mm) / 36.8 in. (935 mm)
Legroom (front/rear) 42.1 in. (1070 mm) / 35.4 in. (900 mm)
Hiproom (front/rear) 55.7 in. (1415 mm) / 56.5 in. (1435 mm)
Shoulder Room (front/rear) 56.9 in. (1443 mm) / 56.3 in. (1430 mm)
Warranties (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)back to top
Vehicle 4-year/50,000-mile limited warranty*
Outer Body Rust-through 5-year/unlimited-mile limited warranty*
Accesories 4-year/50,000-mile limited warranty**
Roadside assistance - TLC® 4 years/50,000 miles
* Ordinary maintenance items or adjustments, parts subject to normal wear and replacement, and certain other items are excluded.
** When installed at the time of new-vehicle delivery.
*** Does not apply to fluid and filter changes or periodic inspections. Please refer to the maintenance section of your owner's manual to determine all appropriate maintenance intervals.
Interior Accesories (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)back to top
Mahogany shift knob
Burlwood shift knob
Trunk mat
Cargo net
Exterior Accesories (4 Speed Automatic 3.5 w/Navigation)back to top
Car cover
Nose mask
Gold center cap emblems
Gold license-plate molding
Gold emblem kit
Moonroof visor
Fenderwell trim
Wheel locks
Engine block heater
Engine (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)back to top
Engine Type Aluminum-alloy V-6
Displacement (liters) 3.5
Compression Ratio 9.6:1
Horsepower (SAE net) 225hp @ 5200 rpm
Torque 231 lb.-ft. @ 2800 rpm
Valvetrain 24-Valve, SOHC
Redline 5600 rpm
Fuel System PGM-FI multi-point injection with 3-stage variable induction
Ignition Electronic direct
Emission System LEV
Cooling System Capacity 9.0 U.S. quarts (8.6 liters)
Crankcase Refill Capacity, Including Filter 5.6 U.S. quarts (5.3 liters)
:
Transmission (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)back to top
4-Speed Automatic with Grade Logic Control and Lockup Torque Converter
Gear Ratios (:1):
  • 1st: 2.458
  • 2nd: 1.454
  • 3rd: 0.948
  • 4th: 0.652
  • Reverse: 1.88
  • Final drive ratio: 3.133
Drive Front-wheel
Transmission Oil Capacity 3.2 U.S. quarts (3.0 liters)
Chassis (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)back to top
Body Type Unit Body
Suspension, front/rear 4-wheel independent double-wishbone
Stabilizer Bars, diameter 30.0 mm front - 21.0 mm rear
Front Shock Tower Bar
Steering Variable power-assist rack-and-pinion
Turning Circle, Curb to Curb 36.1 ft
Brakes: 4-Wheel Disc Brakes with ABS (front/rear) 11.8" ventilated/11.1" solid
Wheels 16" alloy
Tires P225/55 R16 94V All-Season radials
Seating and Trim (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)back to top
Leather-trimmed seats
Leather-wrapped steering wheel
Driver's 8-way power seat with 2-position memory system
Front passenger's 4-way power seat
Driver's seat power-adjustable lumbar support
Heated front seats
Burled camphor wood trim
Rear-seat center armrest
Locking trunk pass-through
Simulated wood-grain gearshift knob
XM® Satellite Radio
Acura Navigation System with Voice Recognition
Theft-deterrent system with electronic immobilizer
Steering wheel-mounted controls (cruise, audio, voice recognition)
Driver's and passenger's seatback pockets
Dual trip meters
Center console with 12V power port
Carpeted floor mats
Interior Features (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)back to top
Automatic Climate Control System with air-filtration system
Power moonroof with tilt feature and sliding shade
Acura/Bose® Music System with AM/FM stereo cassette,6-disc in-dash CD changer and 10 speakers
Electronic tilt and telescoping steering column with 2-position memory function
Power window key-off feature
Power door locks
Power windows with driver's auto-down/up with auto-reverse
Cruise control
Rear-passenger ventilation controls
HomeLink® system
Dual overhead map lights
Rear-compartment reading lights
Driver's and front passenger's illuminated vanity mirrors
Lighted trunk, driver's side power window switches and ignition switch
Remote trunk and fuel-filler-door releases
Front-door storage compartments
Dual beverage holders (front and rear)
Maintenance interval reminder
Sunglass holder
OnStar® service
Exterior Features (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)back to top
Fog lights
Body-colored front and rear bumpers
Protective body-colored side moldings
Heat-rejecting green-tinted glass
Keyless entry system
Alloy wheels
Galvanized body panels
Splash guards
5-mph bumpers (front and rear)
Adjustable front- and rear-seat headrests
All-around visibility (286.9 degrees)
Auto-on/off headlights
Breakaway inside rearview mirror
Dual front side-impact door beams
Integrated rear glass antenna Safety Features
LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) child-seat mounting system (rear)
Non-protruding switches and controls
Speed-sensing, intermittent windshield wipers
Sun visors with side extensions
Safety Features (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)back to top
Vehicle Stability Assist (VSAR) with traction control
4-wheel, 4-channel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
Driver's and front passenger's airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
Front passenger's dual-stage airbag
Driver's and front passenger's side airbags with front passenger's height and position sensors
3-point adjustable-height seat belts with load limiters and pretensioners (front)
3-point seat belts (rear)
Child-proof rear door locks
Xenon High-Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights
Impact-absorbing crumple zones (front/rear)
Automatic day/night rearview mirror
Collapsible steering column
Impact-absorbing interior surfaces
Center High Mount Stop Light
Rear-window defroster with timer
Front side-window defoggers
Heated, power-operated, body-colored outside mirrors with 2-position memory
Tinted upper windshield
Safety glass
Emergency trunk opener
General Specifications (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)back to top
Recommended Fuel Premium unleaded 91 octane
EPA Estimated Fuel Mileage (city/highway) 18/24 mpg
Fuel Tank Capacity 18.0 U.S. gallons (68 liters)
EPA Passenger Volume 96.2 cu. ft.
EPA Cargo Volume 14.8 cu. ft.
Wheelbase 114.6 in. (2910 mm)
Track (front/rear) 61.0 in. (1550 mm)/60.6 in. (1540 mm)
Overall Length 196.6 in. (4995 mm)
Overall Width 71.6 in. (1820 mm)
Height (unladen) 54.5 in. (1385 mm)
Minimum Ground Clearance 4.9 in. (125 mm)
Curb Weight 3893 lb(1766 kg)
Weight Distribution(% front/rear) 59/41
Headroom (front/rear) 38.8 in. (985 mm) / 36.8 in. (935 mm)
Legroom (front/rear) 42.1 in. (1070 mm) / 35.4 in. (900 mm)
Hiproom (front/rear) 55.7 in. (1415 mm) / 56.5 in. (1435 mm)
Shoulder Room (front/rear) 56.9 in. (1443 mm) / 56.3 in. (1430 mm)
Warranties (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)back to top
Vehicle 4-year/50,000-mile limited warranty*
Outer Body Rust-through 5-year/unlimited-mile limited warranty*
Accesories 4-year/50,000-mile limited warranty**
Roadside assistance - TLC® 4 years/50,000 miles
* Ordinary maintenance items or adjustments, parts subject to normal wear and replacement, and certain other items are excluded.
** When installed at the time of new-vehicle delivery.
*** Does not apply to fluid and filter changes or periodic inspections. Please refer to the maintenance section of your owner's manual to determine all appropriate maintenance intervals.
Interior Accesories (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)back to top
Mahogany shift knob
Burlwood shift knob
Trunk mat
Cargo net
Exterior Accesories (4 Speed Automatic 3.5)back to top
Car cover
Nose mask
Gold center cap emblems
Gold license-plate molding
Gold emblem kit
Moonroof visor
Fenderwell trim
Wheel locks
Engine block heater